“Tachles,” openly and bluntly I state my opinion.
In the past few days, the media has reported several times about the flight of Israeli doctors who, as a result of the Israeli government’s recent legislation, see their future with their families outside Israel’s borders.
And who pounces on the Israeli doctors? The Persian Gulf states. They offer Israeli doctors attractive packages.
The whole fight for and against legal reforms has whet the appetites of doctors in the country, who are underpaid anyway, with the prospect of at last making the big bucks. “Israel without democracy is no longer fun, now we finally have a reason to make money. Abroad”. That’s the motto.
Who would have thought that the controversial legal reforms would have such an impact on Israeli society?
An organization of doctors considering leaving Israel over these reforms is growing. Several thousand doctors belong to the organization in various WhatsApp groups, and there they are actively promoting emigration to the Gulf states, where the best terms are on offer.
These include posts in hospitals and medical...
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